With gross domestic product (GDP) for the year growing by 2.3 percent, a better-than-expected recovery was achieved.
A total of 11.86 million urban jobs were added, and the year-end surveyed urban unemployment rate dropped to 5.2 percent. It is truly remarkable that China, the largest developing country in the world, has kept overall employment stable in the face of such an enormous shock.
The supply and price stability of daily necessities was ensured; the consumer price index (CPI) posted a 2.5 percent growth. Practices like working from home, online shopping, and contactless delivery were widely adopted.
We reduced the burden on market entities by more than 2.6 trillion yuan for the year, including 1.7 trillion yuan in social insurance premium cuts and exemptions.
All remaining poor rural residents, totaling 5.51 million in early 2020, were lifted from poverty, as were all of China's remaining 52 poor counties.
Inclusive finance lending by large commercial banks to micro and small businesses increased by more than 50 percent. The real economy thus received an infusion of 1.5 trillion yuan from financial institutions.
Improving the quality and effectiveness of development and maintaining sustained and healthy economic growth
Pursuing innovation-driven development and accelerating modernization of the industrial system
Creating a robust domestic market and fostering a new development pattern
Advancing rural revitalization across the board and improving the new urbanization strategy
Improving regional economic structures and promoting coordinated regional development
Advancing reform and opening-up across the board and bolstering the momentum and vitality of development
Promoting green development and ensuring harmony between humanity and nature
Improving people's wellbeing and striving for common prosperity
Ensuring both development and security and ushering in a new stage in building a Peaceful China
Per capita disposable income will generally grow in step with GDP growth.
The average number of years of schooling among the working-age population will rise to 11.3.
Raising the percentage of permanent urban residents to 65 percent of the population
Raising the average life expectancy by one year
Keeping the surveyed urban unemployment rate within 5.5 percent
Coverage of basic old-age insurance reaching 95 percent of the population
GDP growth of over 6 percent
over 11 million new urban jobs
a surveyed urban unemployment rate of around 5.5 percent
CPI increase of around 3 percent
steady increases in both the volume and quality of imports and exports
a basic equilibrium in the balance of payments
a drop of around 3 percent in energy consumption per unit of GDP
grain output of over 650 million metric tons
We have set the deficit-to-GDP ratio for the year at around 3.2 percent.
The VAT threshold for small-scale taxpayers will be raised from 100,000 yuan to 150,000 yuan in monthly sales.
Average rates for broadband and dedicated internet access services for small and medium enterprises will be lowered by another 10 percent.
Fully devote our time and energy to making scientific explorations and major breakthroughs in key technologies, just as a blacksmith in the past would spend years forging the perfect sword.
We will encourage steady increases in spending on home appliances, automobiles, and other big-ticket items.
We will align efforts to consolidate and expand the achievements in poverty alleviation with efforts to promote rural revitalization.
We will work for the early entry into force and implementation of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement and the signing of the China-EU Comprehensive Agreement on Investment.
Clean heating will account for 70 percent of all heating in northern China.
We will make major strides in ensuring equitable education.
Government subsidies for basic medical insurance for rural and non-working urban residents will increase by an average of 30 yuan per person, and subsides for basic public health services will increase by 5 yuan per person.
We will address prominent housing issues in large cities. We will ensure well-regulated development of the long-term rental housing market, and cut taxes and fees on rental housing.
We will make meticulous preparations for the 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympics in Beijing.
We will improve the relevant systems and mechanisms of the two special administrative regions for enforcing the Constitution and the basic laws.